Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 153 132
Rank change year-on-year -22 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.29% 0.50% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 1.64% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 46
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% +22.33%
South East median annual salary £28,500 £25,000 £28,250
% change year-on-year +14.00% -11.50% +2.73%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 657 854 1,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.45% 30.41% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 609 754 812
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,875 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 4 £40,000 +61.62% 2
Bicester -5 3 £40,000 -3.61%
Abingdon -6 3 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (33.33%) VLAN
6 3 (33.33%) WSUS
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (33.33%) Mimecast
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) PBX
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) PBX
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Okta